stabilize the debt, and upgrade skills and infrastructure. we need leaders and followers with patience and common sense to put aside ideology in favor of getting things done. can we forget the unrealistic expectations and work together, or will our fantasies sink us again? i'm alice rivlin. >> thomas: finally tonight, it's a big bucks battle over an american favorite, chocolate milk. but get this-- it doesn't involve real milk! chocolate giant hershey is suing a web software designer, over a program that makes virtual chocolate milk. both companies have similar, but not identical, iphone apps showing virtual chocolate milk drunk or drained from the screen. the software company, hottrix, says its app came first, and also has virtual strawberry and plain milk. and susie, lest you think this is just a tempest in a teapot, it's definitely not. the virtual milk app could be worth millions of dollars, and that is real money.